New Dates
28 May 2024 - 7 Jun 2024
Germany , Düsseldorf

General Information


Messe Dusseldorf GmbH

Event website



4 years

Drupa Map

Past Editions

31 May - 10 Jun DRUPA 2016

Given the uncertainty during the pandemic, organisers of drupa 2021 have made the tough decision to cancel the live edition and substitute it with a virtual one. The physical event will take over the dates from May 28th 2024 until June 7th 2024.


Print media continues to grow and change to compete with demands for sustainability and the new challenges posed by the popularity of the digital media industry. The one stage where exhibitors can influence trends and drum up business is at Drupa, which is the international exhibition that’s dedicated to advancements in the processing technology. Visitors enjoy the full spectrum of cutting edge solutions for functional printing, packaging production, multichannel printing, green printing and 3D printing.


  • Functional printing
  • Packaging production
  • Multichannel printing
  • 3D printing
  • Green printing 


Editions are held in Dusseldorf, Germany every four years, which fall on even years. Trade visitors and members of the general public are admitted. Messe Düsseldorf GmbH is the official organiser and host venue. Programming lasts for eleven days and opening hours for the first nine days are from 10:00 am in the morning until 18:00 pm in the afternoon. The last days wrap up one hour earlier at 17:00 pm in the afternoon.

Audience and statistics

Drupa has always served as a major procurement platform and it’s proven that half of the buyers that attend do so with the intentions to make long-term investments. Exhibitors are also capable of diversifying their revenue streams as visitors represent a variety of industries – consumer and luxury goods, cosmetics, banking and security technology. Innovation is the second component that has contributed to the event’s success. DRUPA Hot Spots and dna - drupa next age are two of the special shows that reveal next generation of technology.

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